This is a lexicon for Atopic Dermatitis.
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GelA galenic form that is more fluid than creams.
General or systemic corticosteroid therapyAdministration of cortisone or one of its derivatives, either in tablets (oral route) or injections (parenteral route). General corticosteroid therapy is a powerful treatment for certain inflammatory conditions, which can have many side effects if taken for prolonged periods. General corticosteroid therapy is rarely necessary in atopic dermatitis cases.
GlycerinGlycerin, or glycerol, is a simple lipid that is commonly used in cosmetics and topical treatments due to its hydrating properties.